Why Shelly Yacimovich Needs Israel's Social-justice Hell

The election results made it clear: These elections were about socioeconomic issues, but not along the line the Labor Party wanted to tread.

Labor chairwoman Shelly Yacimovich, who decided not to join the government because of the “abyss” between her policies and those of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, announced in recent weeks that once the government was formed, there would be “social-justice hell” here.